Water Issues

The following is a compilation of articles from various sources concerning water related issues and aquifers. Click the article title or the publication logo to be redirected to the news source. If you have suggestions for other relevant articles please email us with the link.

“Land Subsidence”

The United States Geological Survey is a scientific agency of the United States government. The scientists of the USGS study the landscape of the United States, its natural resources, and the natural hazards that threaten it.

“The Search For Solutions To Harney County’s Water Crisis”

“Southeastern Oregon’s declining groundwater could spell disaster — or set an example for how the West could manage future conflicts over water.”

Jan 2, 2020

“Future of Oregon Water Resources in Peril”

“The state has done little to prevent water scarcity as climate change and population growth take hold”

July 5, 2019

“To Save Crops, Farmers Took Groundwater. Then the Land Sank”

“Like the topsoil, structures built 40 years ago to contain floodwaters are cracking, too.”

Mar 24, 2017

“Draining Oregon”

“Water giveaway threatens livelihoods, wildlife”

Aug 26, 2016

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